The Greatest Love Story Ever Told of Promises Made & Promises Kept

by Stephen W. Hoag Ph.D.



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 3/16/2020

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 218
ISBN : 9781462412945
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 218
ISBN : 9781462412969
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 218
ISBN : 9781462412952

About the Book

VOWS is the most dramatic love story ever written. Two friends, separated by life’s challenges and circumstances, are suddenly reunited after twelve years of anonymity and with stirring emotion rediscover each other. Wishing never to lose the gift they have found, they lovingly design meaningful marriage vows, promises that will impact every day of their lives now and forever. Along the way, they share unequaled tenderness and intimacy, moments of humor, all of which lead to the serious structure of their marriage vows and subsequent marriage. “Vows” is a model of how to plan for a triumphal marriage, from day one to time eternal. The pathway of this tale of love will touch every emotion and strum your heartstrings. Whether you tingle, laugh, cry, or all three, “Vows” will leave you breathless.

About the Author

An innovative and passionate educator, Dr. Hoag was a member of the Connecticut State Department of Education for over 35 years. An accomplished speaker, he has entertained and thrilled audiences throughout his lifetime with his anecdotes and philosophy on teaching, parenthood, athletic coaching, and leadership. Dr. Hoag has received state and national recognition for teaching, coaching, education assessment, and community service. Of the many awards Dr. Hoag has received, he was the recipient of the national 2008 C. Thomas Olivio Award, presented to one person annually for leadership and creativity in student assessment by the National Occupational Competency Testing Institute. In 2013 Dr. Hoag was honored with the Silver Eagle Award of the Connecticut Council of Deliberation for “sterling service to uplift humanity”; and the 2016 Outstanding Community Service Award by the Urban League of Greater Hartford. Dr. Hoag created and directed the groundbreaking Developing Tomorrow’s Professionals (DTP) program for Black and Hispanic young men. Stephen Hoag is the author of “A Son’s Handbook, Bringing Up Mom with Alzheimer’s/Dementia,” a stirring personal account of his ten years caring for his mother with this dreaded disease. In 2018, Dr. Hoag’s romantic novel, “Whisper of a Kiss,” was released and has won acclaim for its inspirational acumen and encouraging approach to understanding the impact one person can have on another.